Workshop Manager – Elite Doors (Part of KCC Group)

Location: Mallusk, Antrim


Reporting to:               Managing Director
Location :                     Factory / Office


To organize, co-ordinate and manage all shop floor production staff and ancillary activities to ensure the manufacture of high quality doors for the construction and service industries. To control and co-ordinate the manufacture and assembly of production batches including maintaining traceability and labelling, control of In Process rejected and non-conforming materials, forwarding to stores control of audited Finished Goods suitably packed. To ensure equipment availability and employee safety.

Main Responsibilities of the Job

  1. Overall day to day supervision of production and related functions for their effective and efficient operation. Drive a culture of continuous improvement.
  2. Implement the company’s Health and Safety policy within the workshop to ensure safe working conditions and practices. Assist in the preparation of Risk Assessments.
  3. Ensure that machines and processes are set & maintained for optimum performance to give as close as possible to 100% acceptable product in terms of quality and cost.
  4. To perform or oversee quality checks on processes to the recognised frequency and standards, record results and remedy faults.
  5. Responsible for the safe and efficient use of all raw materials and accuracy of WIP throughput production.
  6. Responsible for coordinating staff training.
  7. Complete all paperwork in line with Quality Management Systems.
  8. Ensure customer satisfaction is prioritized at all times throughout production processes.
  9. Form an integral part of a high performing senior management team to deliver KPI targets for the business.
  10. Carry out other duties as required.


Essential Criteria

Education:                               HND/Degree standard in an Engineering discipline. Relevant experience in a similar role will be taken into consideration in absence of qualifications.
Experience:                              Previous manufacturing experience in a leadership role.
Special Skills:                          Attention to detail, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, strong organisational skills and determination.
Personal Qualities:                 High degree of initiative and self-motivation.
Circumstances:                        Flexibility and willingness to work some evenings and weekends.
Overall:                                     Must fit into the team.


Day Shift:                                Monday – Thursday 08:00-17:00, Friday 08:00-14:00

If you think you would be suitable for this position, please send your CV and covering letter to